All posts tagged: desserts

Babajito - Mojito rum baba

Babajitos! Mojito rum babas recipe

Babas have been around since the early 18th century – there’ll be a little potted history later – and recently in France they’ve been trending with exciting new flavours!  Rum babas were also one of my Dad’s favourite desserts so I’ll dedicate this recipe to […]

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Chocolate and bergamot charlotte russe

Chocolate and bergamot charlotte russe recipe

Once again the Daring Kitchen threw down the gauntlet and issued a challenge:  to make a charlotte russe or royale.  I accepted and threw in some bergamot extract!  What’s bergamot?  It’s the light spicy citrusy flavour that haunts Earl Grey tea.  More about it later.  […]

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Berry nice banana ice-cream pie

Healthy berry (nice) banana ice-cream pie recipe!

No ice-cream machine, sugar, milk or cream?  An urge to eat something healthy between all those lovely cakes?  Read on…  We’re going to try the famous frozen banana ice-cream from those popular healthy blogs and cookbooks.  Yup, you’re in for a healthy treat!!!  Now don’t […]

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